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14 September 2013 @ 06:41 am
30 Days of Blogging - Day 25  
My backyard, most mornings:

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A flock of ibis searching my yard for whatever it is that ibis eat. They inhabit the park behind my house and come over the fence on a scavenger hunt. My neighbours don't like them, and chase them out as soon as they land, but I enjoy watching them. Of course they fly off as soon as I go downstairs.
 
 
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miwahni: Cats Ping pongmiwahni on September 15th, 2013 08:18 am (UTC)
I'm not aware of an excess of snails, I only ever see the odd one about. I don't know what brings the ibis to my yard.
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miwahni: Cats Zig and Bodie fullmiwahni on September 16th, 2013 11:56 am (UTC)
In which case they're entirely welcome.
Strike while the irony is hot: [EMATE] CUPPAdraycevixen on September 13th, 2013 09:05 pm (UTC)

I'm with you, that's a lovely view and I definitely wouldn't chase them off.
miwahni: Cats Zig and Bodie headsmiwahni on September 15th, 2013 08:20 am (UTC)
Funniest sight ever was when Bodie escaped from downstairs one morning; he went galloping out the back door then stopped in horror when he saw the birds, which are bigger than him, and then turned tail and galloped straight back inside again.
Trepkos: Wahuh? by Literatitrepkos on September 14th, 2013 08:04 am (UTC)
Ibis? What's not to like?
miwahnimiwahni on September 15th, 2013 08:21 am (UTC)
Neighbour reckons they're dirty birds that carry lice. I haven't had that experience though.
Trepkostrepkos on September 15th, 2013 09:44 am (UTC)
I would have thought that was hardly their fault, even if it's true!